Ultimate Explorer Field Guide Night Sky

Filename: ultimate-explorer-field-guide-night-sky.pdf
ISBN: 9781426325465
Release Date: 2016-10
Number of pages: 160
Author: Howard Schneider
Publisher: National Geographic Books

Download and read online Ultimate Explorer Field Guide Night Sky in PDF and EPUB "Thisafun,aphoto-filled,afact-packedanightaskyaguideawillaencourageakidsato stopaandalook upato spot stars and planetsarightafromatheiraownabackyards.aFrom Marsatoameteor showers, Scorpius to satellites, kids willalearnahow,awhere,aand whenatoaspotatheseaspace-dwelling phenomenaain theanight skyaat any timeaofayear. Withatonsaof infoaandainteractivity prompts,ait's theaperfectacompanion for backyard or fieldatrips,acampingaoravacation.aDurableaandaportable,ait'sajustarightaforayour pocketaor backpack!"


Night Sky

Filename: night-sky.pdf
ISBN: 9781591936145
Release Date: 2016-06-15
Number of pages: 320
Author: Jonathan Poppele
Publisher: Adventure Publications

Download and read online Night Sky in PDF and EPUB Stargazing is among the most peaceful and inspiring outdoor activities. Night Sky, the award-winning book by Jonathan Poppele, makes it more fun than ever! Take a simple approach to finding 62 constellations by focusing on one constellation at a time, instead of attempting to study dizzying charts. Start with the easy-to-find constellations during each season and work toward the more difficult ones. Better yet, you'll learn how to locate any constellation in relation to the Big Dipper, the North Star and the top of the sky. With two ways to locate each constellation, you'll know where in the sky to look and what to look for! Along the way, you'll be introduced to mythology, facts and tidbits, as well as details about the planets, solar system and more! As an added bonus, the book comes with a red-light flashlight for night reading.


The Audubon Society field guide to the night sky

Filename: the-audubon-society-field-guide-to-the-night-sky.pdf
ISBN: UCSC:32106014806456
Release Date: 1991
Number of pages: 714
Author: Mark R. Chartrand
Publisher: Knopf

Download and read online The Audubon Society field guide to the night sky in PDF and EPUB A handbook for stargazers features hundreds of photographs and sky charts and discusses constellations, the phases of the moon, and the Northern and Southern skies, and provides month-by-month sky tours.


Constellations

Filename: constellations.pdf
ISBN: 1623650887
Release Date: 2013-10-25
Number of pages: 320
Author: Giles Sparrow
Publisher: Quercus

Download and read online Constellations in PDF and EPUB Constellations is a guide to the night sky that focuses on these 88 distinctive patterns, revealing their often intriguing storiesâ??their origins, mythology, present-day significance, and the multitude of wondrous objects they contain. Complete with over 300 of the best astronomical images ever captured, a comprehensive introduction to the stars and other celestial phenomena, and a series of newly commissioned, state-of-the-art maps showing the stars that are visible from populated latitudes in both hemispheres throughout the year, this magnificent guide has all you need to know to become an expert stargazer. Step outside on a clear night, and the number of stars in the night sky can be overwhelming. Take a pair of binoculars or a small telescope with you, and a celestial vista of star clusters and clouds, knots of gas and dust, nearby planets and distant galaxies is revealed. Since ancient times, stargazers have made sense of the night sky by grouping its stars into constellationsâ??star patterns that often have symbolic or mythological meanings.


A Child s Introduction to the Night Sky

Filename: a-child-s-introduction-to-the-night-sky.pdf
ISBN: 157912366X
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 93
Author: Michael Driscoll
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal

Download and read online A Child s Introduction to the Night Sky in PDF and EPUB Children eight and up will enjoy this conversational but information-packed introduction to astronomy and stargazing, which includes the achievements of the great scientists, the history of space exploration, the story of our solar system, the myths behind the constellations, and how to navigate the night sky. Whimsical color illustrations on every page and handy definitions and sidebars help engage younger readers and develop their interest. The special star wheel helps locate stars and planets from any location at any time of year. This is the third in Black Dog & Leventhal's successful series including The Story of the Orchestra and A Child's Introduction to Poetry.



Astronomy Lab for Kids

Filename: astronomy-lab-for-kids.pdf
ISBN: 9781631591341
Release Date: 2016-10-01
Number of pages: 144
Author: Michelle Nichols
Publisher:

Download and read online Astronomy Lab for Kids in PDF and EPUB Introduce your children to the wonders of the galaxy in a fun, hands on way! It can be hard to explain and understand what lies beyond what you see in the beauitiful night sky. Astronomy Lab for Kids teaches children the basics of outerspace in 52 lessons that can be done with everyday items from around your house. Mini astronomers will learn about things such as the size and scale of planets using sandwich cookies and tennis balls, how to measure the speed of light with a flat candy bar and a microwave, how to make a simple telecope with magnifying glasses, and so much more! Children of all ages and experience levels can be guided by adults and will enjoy these engaging exercises.


Boredom Busting Fun Stuff

Filename: boredom-busting-fun-stuff.pdf
ISBN: 9781426321061
Release Date: 2015-06-23
Number of pages: 352
Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Books

Download and read online Boredom Busting Fun Stuff in PDF and EPUB With this super huge, super fun, write-in activity book, kids will never be bored again! We've compiled our funniest jokes, most mind-boggling and outrageous puzzles, mazes, games, and quizzes into one giant entertaining volume. Full of eye-catching photographs and hours of learning adventures, they'll be laughing and exploring for hours.


The Kids Guide to the Constellations

Filename: the-kids-guide-to-the-constellations.pdf
ISBN: 9781429660075
Release Date: 2011-07-01
Number of pages: 32
Author: Christopher Forest
Publisher: Capstone

Download and read online The Kids Guide to the Constellations in PDF and EPUB "Describes various constellations, including the myths surrounding them and how to locate them in the night sky"--Provided by publisher.


The Ultimate Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy

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ISBN: 0307498468
Release Date: 2010-09-29
Number of pages: 832
Author: Douglas Adams
Publisher: Del Rey

Download and read online The Ultimate Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy in PDF and EPUB In one complete volume, here are the five classic novels from Douglas Adams’s beloved Hitchhiker series. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Seconds before the Earth is demolished for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is saved by Ford Prefect, a researcher for the revised Guide. Together they stick out their thumbs to the stars and begin a wild journey through time and space. The Restaurant at the End of the Universe Facing annihilation at the hands of warmongers is a curious time to crave tea. It could only happen to the cosmically displaced Arthur Dent and his comrades as they hurtle across the galaxy in a desperate search for a place to eat. Life, the Universe and Everything The unhappy inhabitants of planet Krikkit are sick of looking at the night sky– so they plan to destroy it. The universe, that is. Now only five individuals can avert Armageddon: mild-mannered Arthur Dent and his stalwart crew. So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish Back on Earth, Arthur Dent is ready to believe that the past eight years were all just a figment of his stressed-out imagination. But a gift-wrapped fishbowl with a cryptic inscription conspires to thrust him back to reality. So to speak. Mostly Harmless Just when Arthur Dent makes the terrible mistake of starting to enjoy life, all hell breaks loose. Can he save the Earth from total obliteration? Can he save the Guide from a hostile alien takeover? Can he save his daughter from herself?


Ultimate Navigation Manual

Filename: ultimate-navigation-manual.pdf
ISBN: 9780007424610
Release Date: 2011-09-15
Number of pages: 368
Author: Lyle Brotherton
Publisher: HarperCollins UK

Download and read online Ultimate Navigation Manual in PDF and EPUB All the techniques you need to become an expert navigator.


Coast to Cactus

Filename: coast-to-cactus.pdf
ISBN: 194138420X
Release Date: 2016-07
Number of pages:
Author: Terri Varnell
Publisher:

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Making the Grade

Filename: making-the-grade.pdf
ISBN: 0684836939
Release Date: 1997-03-01
Number of pages: 320
Author: Stanley Kaplan
Publisher: Kaplan

Download and read online Making the Grade in PDF and EPUB Describes what happens in first and second grades, recommends ways for parents to participate in their children's education, and suggests appropriate activities in language arts, science, and math


CD ROMs in Print

Filename: cd-roms-in-print.pdf
ISBN: 0787655244
Release Date: 2002
Number of pages: 1940
Author:
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Astronomy Now

Filename: astronomy-now.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015072643078
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages:
Author:
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